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Shipping law firms in Dubai
Apr 2018

Law of Sea - International Perspective

LAW OF SEA  “It was the Law of the Sea, they said. Civilization ends at the waterline. Beyond that, we all enter the food chain, and not always right at the top.” -Hunter S. Thompson As in the movie Life of Pi, where the adventures of the sea help the…

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UAE Environment Law
Feb 2017

Environment Global Guide 2017-18 - UAE Q&A (Part 1 of 2)

Environment Global Guide - UAE 1. Environmental Regulatory Framework What are the key pieces of environmental legislation and the regulatory authorities? Numerous federal and local laws have been enacted in the UAE to protect the integrity of the country’s environmental laws and regulations. Federal Law Number 24 of 1999 for the…

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Biotechnology Laws Regulations Dubai UAE Dubiotech
Jun 2016

Dry Cleaning Your Genes - A Comparative Analysis of Biotechnology Laws

Dry Cleaning Your Genes ‘The good thing about science is that it’s true whether or not you believe in it’ -        Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson During the early eighties, the member states of European Union recognized the importance of Biotechnology. Whilst the United States had long held a dominating position,…

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UAE Environmental Law
Mar 2015

What a Load of Rubbish

Environmental Law and the Disposal of Construction Waste in the UAE Have you  ever read  through the small print that follows  your office email signature?  The chances are that it will contain a phrase similar to the above. Yet ironically, in general we have a globally cavalier attitude towards conservation.…

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Animal Welfare Law UAE
Nov 2014

Animal Rights under UAE Law

“The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.”                                                              …

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